Film Festival presents Three Nights of Open Air Cinema

Photo: ttff outdoor cinema in Chaguaramas.

Source: published on Mar 16, 2017

Photo: A still from Miles Ahead.

The trinidad+tobago film festival (ttff) heads back outside in April, for three nights of open air cinema in Chaguaramas, Chaguanas and San Fernando, as part of its Community Cinergy Series, sponsored by bpTT.

The films, featuring creative geniuses who push the boundaries of bold-facedness and daring, are free and offer a great night out under the stars for friends and families.

Films include an animation in Hindi with English subtitles suitable for all ages; a fictional narrative about jazz legend Miles Davis; and All Oceans Blue, a documentary made by and about the around-the world-adventures of local seafarer, Harold LaBorde.

Film details and screening times are as follows:


April 1 — 7 p.m.

All Oceans Blue

Trinidad and Tobago Sailing Association, Chaguaramas

Documentary / GA / English

This is the thrilling story and personal account of how in 1969, legendary local seafarer, Harold La Borde, his wife Kwailan and five-year-old son Pierre, set off on an epic adventure, to circumnavigate the world.


April 8 — 7 p.m.

Lange Park Recreation Grounds, Lange Park, Chaguanas

The World of Goopi and Bagha

Animation / GA / Hindi with English subtitles

The hilarious adventures of Goopi and Bagha. Banished to the forest because of their terrible music – they embark on a journey towards musical harmony, involving two rival brother kings, a sinister commander-in-chief, his sidekick wizard, and a princess’ hand to win in marriage.


April 15 — 7 p.m.

San Fernando Hill

Miles Ahead

Dir: Don Cheadle / 18+ / English

In the 1970s, jazz musician Miles Davis disappears from public view for five years. Forced out of isolation by a music journalist, the two embark on an adventure to recover a stolen tape recording of Davis’ most recent work.